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by toni
Sat Oct 26, 2019 6:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Nervous newbie
Replies: 7
Views: 1241

Re: Nervous newbie

Hi Joe Welcome to the glorious world of Kunes! I have two castrates that I’ve had for eight years-they bring me endless joy. As Simon says, they’ll bite through anything! I chop up veg for them to keep them slightly more occupied when they’re eating but it’s entirely unnecessary for them in terms of...
by toni
Sun Jan 06, 2019 9:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Over-weight kunekunes
Replies: 8
Views: 4115

Re: Over-weight kunekunes

Hello, as Simon has suggested, I think you must separate all four of them at feeding time so you can be sure of who is eating what. Have you explored the pot-bellied pig food from Allan and Page, which is specifically for pet pigs and although labelled for pot-bellied pigs, is good for Kunes. My cas...
by toni
Thu Jan 12, 2017 12:45 pm
Forum: Health
Topic: Vet recommendations Surrey/London?
Replies: 1
Views: 1713

Re: Vet recommendations Surrey/London?

Hello, I am based in West London and have two kunekune pigs. I use Westpoint Vets http://www.westpointfarmvets.co.uk who have always been fantastic and have visited within 24 hours whenever I've asked them to come and see my pigs. I have used Peter Aiken and Ami Sawran and they are both delightful a...
by toni
Thu Dec 15, 2016 9:57 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Winter advice needed
Replies: 1
Views: 5328

Re: Winter advice needed

Hello, as long as they have each other and plenty of straw, they will be warm. In terms of keeping them entertained, how about buying a feed toy that is often used to relieve boredom in horses? I have one for my pigs and fill it with pig nuts and then they push it around and small amounts of feed dr...